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MCEA’s Annual Retirement Reception

The MCEA Board of Directors and the Members of the Montgomery County Education Association cordially invite you to attend MCEA’s Annual Retirement Reception that will be held on Friday June 16 2017 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. MCEA Conference Center12 Taft Ct., Rockville, Maryland 20850 Allow us to honor you for the many years of excellence…

MCEA Members Vote to Ratify Negotiated Agreement

On May 18, 2017, after recommendations from the Bargaining Team, Board of Directors, and Representative Assembly had been made, ballots were emailed to the members of the Montgomery County Education Association. At the completion of the balloting period, MCEA members voted to ratify the contract, which will be in effect through June 30, 2020. There will be

New Members Elected to MCEA Board of Directors

At the May 3 Representative Assembly, the winners of our recent elections were announced. Thank you to all who ran to help ensure a continued healthy democratic process for the Association. Congratulations to the newest members of the MCEA Board of Directors: MCEA Treasurer Heather Hunter–Summit Hall ES Elementary School Director Susan Loftus–Burning Tree ES

MCEA Board of Directors Election is Underway!

Between April 10th and May 1st, MCEA members will elect colleagues to serve on the MCEA Board of Directors. Positions up for election include: 1 Elementary School Directors, 1 High School Director, 1 At-Large Director, 1 Non-school Based Director and 1 Retired Director. All members vote for candidates in all races. Those elected will serve from July 1,

Transfer Season Begins March 23

THE 2017 MCPS TRANSFER PROCESS: A GUIDE FOR MCEA MEMBERS The 2017 MCPS Transfer Season Timeline March 6-10, 2017 – Individuals notified if being Involuntarily Transferred March 23, 2017 – Involuntary Transfer meeting hosted by HR March 30-April 28, 2017 – Initial Voluntary Transfer window open o  Principals at Title I schools, and at secondary

MCEA Resume Writing Workshop

Need help preparing for upcoming MCPS Job Fairs and/or Transfer Season.  MCEA will conduct a Resume Writing/Interviewing Skills Workshop, Wednesday, March 15, 2017 @ 4:45 p.m. – 6:45 p.m., MCEA Conference Center, 12 Taft Court.  To Register, please click on the link: http://bit.ly/RRW2017.  

March to Protect our Schools

March to Protect our Schools:  On March 13, 2017 join hundreds of educators from MCEA and across Maryland! Let’s send a powerful message to our elected officials in Annapolis: It’s time to support the Educators’ Agenda and protect our students, our schools, and public education in Maryland. Please click here to sign up to ride

Town Hall Meetings

Education Budget Town Hall Meetings:  Over 60 educators showed up –and spoke up!—at the first of five town hall meetings hosted by County Council Member, Craig Rice and attended by Superintendent, Jack Smith.  There are several town halls remaining in March.  Let’s pack the house each time, and show our support for reduced standardized testing,

MCEA Board of Directors Election – 2017

Nominations Requested for MCEA BOD For Term of July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2020 Role & Responsibility of the MCEA Board of Directors The MCEA Board is responsible for the management of the Association. The Board develops the annual budget and presents it to the Rep Assembly. The Board proposes changes in Association policies

MCEA’s Annual Legislative Reception

Attention MCEA Members! Join us for our annual Legislative Reception on January 6, 2017 from 5-7 pm at MCEA. Come meet our elected officials and let them know what’s important to our students and educators in Montgomery County. Use the link below to RSVP. Click here to RSVP!